Posts about Viewer

August 10, 2020

Embed Forge Viewer inside Power BI report

experiment with embedding Forge Viewer inside Power BI report.

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July 30, 2020

Custom Shader Materials in Forge Viewer

Applying custom shader materials to your model elements in Forge Viewer is not an officially supported feature but - as with many other customizations - there are ways to get this done with...

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July 6, 2020

Get dbId from externalId

When working inside the Forge Viewer you rely on dbId's to interact with the objects in it: getSelection() returns a list of dbIds, getProperties() expects dbId as input, etc The values of ...

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June 17, 2020

DockingPanel basics: iframe sample

Extending the DockingPanel class with title, content, and footer.

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June 9, 2020

Customizing the Model Browser - custom label, behavior, styling and data sources

Customizing the Model Browser has always been somewhat a puzzling experience for our developers so today let's sum up all our tricks up the sleeves to get geared up for you our customizing ...

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May 25, 2020

SceneBuilder Extension for Forge Viewer ... in Action

Adding custom geometry to the Viewer was addressed previously in some of our blog posts and there is even a "recommended" of doing it. Nevertheless, with all this work, any custom geometry ...

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May 24, 2020

About Viewer's New Feature to Anonymously Collect Usage Data

As many of you may have noticed, Viewer v7.16 and onwards introduced user behavior collection which is by default enabled for versions 7.16 and 7.17 - see here for relevant statements. If y...

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